Number of Big Deals Drops in 2009 by Gwen Moritz Posted 1/25/2010 12:00 am Updated 6 years ago Even excluding the back-to-back multibillion-dollar sales of Alltel Corp., the roster of large deals involving Arkansas companies or assets announced last year was anemic. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.